Wednesday Feb 26
The Miami Herald
Sales for 'Fifty Shades' reach trilogy 100M copies
Vintage Books announced Wednesday that sales for E L James' sexually explicit trilogy have reached 100 million copies and have spent 100 weeks on The New York Times' paperback best-seller list.
Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch
Sucked dry: Is the vampire trend dead?
It was before Twilight , of course. Before the film version of Stephenie Meyer's novel was released in 2008 to the sound of millions of squees, vampire movies were considered somewhat risky investments and TV networks rarely ordered shows starring the undead.
Twilight author Stephenie Meyer makes her first foray into film producing with this romantic comedy about a thirtysomething woman whose lifelong obsession with all things Jane Austen leads her to an eccentric theme park based on the writer's work, and into the company of a handsome young suitor.
From vampires to erotica, it's all going on at your local library
Believe it or not, he's a bloodsucking vampire. Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart in one of the Twilight films, based on the novels by Stephenie Meyer Run by the National Reading Agency charity, it's a simple challenge for reluctant adult readers: pick up some books, keep a reading diary and perhaps win prizes.